search for books and compare prices
cover image
The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover | Paperback | Cassette/Spoken Word
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins
Publication date September 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060920081
ISBN-10 0060920084
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $14.99
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
When a native of Iowa returns from England to wander across America's heartland in search of the perfect small town, the result is a string of hilarious anecdotes and biting social commentary
Amazon.com description: Product Description: An unsparing and hilarious account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780060161583
 
from Harpercollins (August 1, 1989)
9780060161583 | details & prices | List price $19.95
About: When a native of Iowa returns from England to wander across America's heartland in search of the perfect small town, the result is a string of hilarious anecdotes and biting social commentary
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060920081 Book cover for 9780552998086
 
New edition from Transworld Pub (January 2, 1999)
9780552998086 | details & prices | 384 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.50
This edition also contains The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America
About: An account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town.
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Harpercollins (September 1, 1990)
9780060920081 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $14.99
About: When a native of Iowa returns from England to wander across America's heartland in search of the perfect small town, the result is a string of hilarious anecdotes and biting social commentary
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780745141213 Book cover for 9781559941440
 
from Chivers Audio Books (April 1, 1993)
9780745141213 | details & prices | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $69.95
About: Hardly anyone ever leaves Des Moines, Iowa.
from Harperaudio (May 1, 1990); titled "The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-town America"
9781559941440 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $15.95
About: After ten years in England, expatriate American Bill Bryson was gripped by an urge to return to the land of his youth.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.